ascription definition

  • noun:
    • The work of ascribing.
    • A statement that ascribes.
    • the act of ascribing a good or characteristic to somebody or something like that
    • The act of ascribing, imputing, or affirming to belong; in addition, that which is ascribed.
    • The act of ascribing, imputing, or affirming to belong, to be due, etc.
    • An expression ascribing; terms in which one ascribes.
    • In addition seldom adscription.
    • A prayer after a sermon, ascribing praise to God.
    • assigning some quality or character to someone or thing
    • assigning to a cause or origin

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